Tom Dineen (b. 1921) (Part 2)
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Tom Dineen (b. 1921) (Part 2)


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Track 1: The local Old Graveyard and the vanished community at Ballinvoher Cross. Track 2: Local musicians and home weddings. Track 3: Old placenames around Kerry Head. Track 4: Working in England during years of emigration. Track 5: Earlier days in his life, and a discussion on eating habits and the growing of crops. Track 6: Land reclamation, the purchasing of land and the making poteen. Track 7: de Valera’s scheme to build houses at a budget price of £100. The first black man to be seen locally.

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Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Kerry county, fifth series


160 kbps

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48 hours

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6.21 MB, 14.43 MB, 5.71 MB, 20.55 MB, 18.57 MB, 14.87 MB

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Farming and emigration

Recorded by:

Fr Jack McKenna